Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know (0)
Remaining cards (0)
Know (0)
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how


GSLS 8th SS 13 Colonies Continued

Backcountry Land that ran along the Appalachian Mountains through the far western part of the other regions.
Subsistence farming When people produce just enough food for themselves and sometimes a little extra to trade in town.
Triangular Trade name given to a trading route with three stops between New England , Africa and the West Indies. Associated with the Slave trade out of Africa.
Navigation Acts Designed to ensure that England made money from its colonies' trade.
Cash Crops Crops raised to be sold for money.
gristmill where a miller would crush farmers grain and turn it in to flour or meal.
artisans craftspeople who produced goods like iron works, glass, furniture, weapons and other items for consumers
Conestoga wagons German built wagons used to carry goods into town to sell them.
indigo a plant that makes a deep blue dye
Eliza Lucas she introduced indigo as a successful plantation crop after her father sent her to supervise his South Carolina plantations when she was 17
overseers men hired by planters to watch over and direct the work of slaves
Stono Rebellion Rebellion started by slaves in which they killed several planters and their families while trying to secure their freedom.
Appalachian Mountains Mountains that stretch from eastern Canada south to Alabama
fall line is where waterfalls prevent large boats from moving further up river
peidmont means "foot of the mountains"
Clans large groups of families that claim a common ancestor
Smuggling importing or exporting goods illegally
Created by: wjewell


Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then tap the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, tap the green Know box. Otherwise, tap the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, tap "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just tap on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards